Henry Ward Beecher

Posted by on May 23, 2014 in Quotation

A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It’s jolted by every pebble on the road.
Henry Ward Beecher

Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments.
Henry Ward Beecher

Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another’s heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher

Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it with the handle of anxiety or the handle of faith.
Henry Ward Beecher

The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.
Henry Ward Beecher

The babe at first feeds upon the mother’s bosom, but it is always on her heart.
Henry Ward Beecher

The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world’s joy.
Henry Ward Beecher